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Circus Restaurant

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Ataturk Bulvari,No:221, Opposite the Sok Market., Altinkum, Didim, Turkey
+90 256 813 7417
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good food and service cannot fault it in enyway , been numerous times over the years , english ower very helpful give it a go malcolm

Thank malcolm t
Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I and my friend called in the circus on our was down towards the beach front. We had a few drinks and a meal. We got plenty of food which was cooked nicely. The staff were friendly and obliging.

Thank aysha1947
Didim, Turkey
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is an excellent restaurant especially if you are celebrating a special occasion. Unfortunately this restaurant is only open in the summer months but is certainly well worth a visit

Thank lack483
El Gouna, Egypt
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Owned by an English lady this is a lovely place to eat. Done out well & a good choice on the menu. Staff friendly & helpful. Compared to other places it is cheap. You can sit inside or out so even if its a bit cold you won't be. Can park in front of the restaurant too.

1 Thank Mark G
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Visited this little restaurant while on holiday in Turkey. Very clean and tidy with friendly and helpful staff. Owned by an English lady from circus family, hence the name. The menu is excellent with a varied choice, prices slightly more than other restaurants in the town but well worth paying the little extra for the quality. Just up the main... More 

1 Thank John F
Preston, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here on the last night of our holidays I had mushroom soup for my starter my husband had the chicken wings and we both had lamb chops for our main course both meals were great we thoroughly enjoyed it. We have eaten here on several occasions and never had any complaints service and good is excellent

1 Thank chezza0144
Belton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Once again this is one of our three favourite restaurants in Didim. We always visit several times when we are there, and the food is first class! We have many favourites, mine are Prawn Hotpot or Popcorn Prawns for starters, and the main courses that I love are Green Thai Fish Curry, Beef Fajitas or the Jack Daniel Steak! Ray... More 

2 Thank Mel B
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

great to go back to the Circus Karen and team are so nice and polite, i always have the meatballs and sam has the curry . still as good as ever, thanks again Karen x

1 Thank Angela T
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Back again for a few more Meals at The Circus. The Food as usual is Excellent, and the Service, Friendly and Professional. Great Pepper Steak, cooked as requested. Anyone visiting for the first time, will not be disappointed.

1 Thank theelectriceric
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We visited the Circus last week and was a little disappointed with the food and service. Not sure if it was due to being towards the end of the season, however this should not matter. We visited at the same time in 2015 and found the food great and service was very good. We put it down to a "BAD... More 

Thank Steve P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$22
Italian, Mediterranean, International, European, British
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ataturk Bulvari,No:221, Opposite the Sok Market., Altinkum, Didim, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Aydin Province  >  Didim  >  Altinkum
  • Phone Number: +90 256 813 7417
This is an eighty cover, non smoking restaurant with outside and inside tables opened in 2006 and it is the original restaurant serving Italian foods in resort alongside it's international menu. It has gained a great name for steaks and Italian foods, along with homemade desserts. The surroundings are comfortable and cosy with soft lighting and background music. It is a family and couples friendly place which is often chosen for special parties, i.E. Birthdays and anniversaries. Free Wifi is also available. The place is extremely busy between 8 pm and 10 pm so booking is advisable to avoid disappointment especially in the height of summer. Won a certificate of excellence from Tripadvisor June 2013, a local business award as No 1 restaurant in resort 2013 and a No. 1 Restaurant in 2013 and 2014 award from Altinkum Debate Group on Facebook (6000 members)

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